Topic: Syrian Civil War

"Je suis Bruxelles" - "I am Brussels": outpouring of grief and solidarity following the terrorist attacks in Brussels on 22 March 2016

Terrorist attacks in Brussels

A clash of what?

American-French writer and journalist Jonathan Littell (photo: Anne-Christine Poujoulat/AFP/Getty Images)

Non-fiction: ″Syrian Notebooks: Inside the Homs Uprising″ by Jonathan Littell

Transcribing the horror

Russian President Vladimir Putin

Russian intervention in Syria


Make no mistake

4 March 2016: peaceful protests against the Assad regime by supporters of the Free Syrian Army in Marat Numan, Idlib province (photo: Reuters/K. Ashawi)

The Syrian uprising five years on

Alive and kicking

Geographical divisions in the Middle East according to the Sykes-Picot agreement following the collapse of the Ottoman Empire (source: British Library)

The crisis of the Arab nation state

Reconstructed reality

BBC Radio 4: "The Returnees", Tuesday 22 March, 8.00 - 8.40 p.m.

Refugee in Idomeni (photo: Reuters/S. Nenov)

EU-Turkey deal

The alternative is Idomeni

Political scientist and expert on radical Islam Peter Neumann (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Interview with radical Islam expert Peter Neumann

Islamic State′s looting economy

Saudi troops on their way to fight Houthi rebels in Yemen

Saudi Arabia and Iran

Defeat Islamic State - or become it

Dr. Mohammed Ghouzi (right) with his family (photo: private)

Syria: human rights violations and torture

The toll of the missing

"The Aleppo Project" logo

Reconstruction of Aleppo

″Others destroy and we rebuild″

Peace activists in London demonstrate against Russian airstrikes in Syria (photo: picture-alliance)

Syria conflict

Feigning helplessness

The political sociologist Bilgin Ayata (photo: private)

Turkey: interview with Bilgin Ayata

No haven for refugees

Geneva peace negotiations on the war in Syria (photo: Getty Images/AFP/F. Coffrini)

Syria and Geneva III

The great pretenders

Bavarian Prime Minister Seehofer and Germany's chancellor Angela Merkel (photo: Getty Images)

The implications of Germany's immigration policy